• August 30, 2016

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Football world reacts to Colin Kaepernick's anthem protest

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick's decision to sit while the national anthem is being played in protest of what he considers police brutality has sparked strong reaction across the sports world. Here's what some current and former players and coaches have said about the controversy:

Thousands greet Little League champs home to upstate NY

ENDWELL, N.Y. (AP) — Thousands of supporters welcomed the new Little League World Series champions home to the Binghamton area.

LEADING OFF: Kershaw vs Tebow? Watch for the slider

A look at what's happening all around the majors today:

Donaldson homers again, Blue Jays beat Orioles 5-1

BALTIMORE (AP) — Josh Donaldson is making a push for another AL MVP Award, and the Toronto Blue Jays may be narrowing the field in the AL East.

Kaepernick's decision to sit through anthem scrutinized

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — From the White House to San Francisco police union headquarters, Colin Kaepernick's name came up Monday as his decision to sit down during the national anthem reached far beyond football.